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Sign up for jitterbug, waltz lessons

A four-week series of dance classes begin today at the West Linn Adult Community Center. Dave and Jody Crandell teach teach intermediate waltz lessons from 7 to 8 p.m., followed by beginning jitterbug swing lessons from 8:15 to 9:15 p.m. Cost for either session is $45 per person. Partners are required for both sessions. Register through West Linn Parks at 503-557-4700.

Don’t miss LCA’s clothing sale

The Lakewood Center Associates will hold its annual clothing sale of men’s, women’s and children’s clothing this weekend. Featured this year is a collection of 35 gently used wedding dresses. The sale runs today through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Lakewood Center for the Arts, 368 S. State Street in Lake Oswego. Proceeds benefit the LCA programs.

Audition for Lakewood’s Got Talent

Lakewood Theatre Company will hold auditions for the first-ever Lakewood’s Got Talent show, to be held May 20 at Lakewood Center for the Arts. Auditions will be held April 27 from 9 a.m. to noon and April 29 from 7 to 10 p.m.

People interested in auditioning must be 13 years of age or older. Those with vocal, instrumental, dance, theatrical and comedic talent are encouraged to audition. To schedule an audition, contact Jane Neff at 503-635-6338 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Laila Sheikh’s art on display

at Moonstruck Chocolate Café

The landscapes, still life and floral oil paintings of Lake Oswego artist Laila Sheikh is on display at Moonstruck Chocolate Café through the month of April.

Moonstruck Chocolate Cafe is located at 45 S. State St. in Lake Oswego.

See presentation of ‘Where Are You From?’

A presentation of “Where Are You From?: An Anthology of Asian American Writing” will be held April 16 at 7 p.m. at the Lake Oswego Public Library. Co-edited by Valerie Katagiri and Larry Yu, “Where Are You From?” is a collection of personal essays, fiction, poetry and visusal arts created by established artists and emerging voices in the Asian American community. It was a finalist for the Shelf Unbound Writing Competition for Best Self-Published Book.

Aaron Meyer to present music workshops in schools

In April and May, Oregon Music Hall of Fame and violinist Aaron Meyer will partner with Music Workshop to bring a series of music programs to local schools, including Touchstone Elementary in Mountain Park. During the programs Meyer will cover the stylistic differences between jazz and rock n’ roll.

The Music Workshop is a non-profit organization with a mission to educate, inspire and motivate children through music education by providing public elementary schools with a free, innovative and turnkey supplemental music program. To learn more visit omhof.org.

WLACC to hold annual plant sale

The West Linn Adult Community Center will hold its annual plant sale May 9 and 10 at the center, located at 1180 Rosemont Road, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Hanging baskets, vegetable starts and perennials will be available. Proceeds of the sale benefit the center.



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